An OSHA health compliance officer (an industrial hygienist -- IH) recently put me in an ethical dilemma. While conducting “side-by-side” air sampling as the employer’s representative during an OSHA inspection, I observed that the OSHA IH was not sampling for asbestos correctly.
Nextteq’s VeriAir Flex line of manual-inflating sample bags offers a patented design that allows grab sample of whole air to be collected directly without any need for sampling pumps or other equipment.
One of OSHA’s Site Specific Targeted inspections has resulted in 17 serious safety violations against a Fort Worth, Texas plumbing and heating company. OSHA cited PVI Industries LLC for 17 serious safety violations that include failure to:
Nextteq’s VeriAir Flex manual-inflating sample bag offers a patented design that allows an atmospheric grab sample to be collected immediately without any need for preparation, sampling pumps or other equipment.
Galson Laboratories, a world leader in industrial hygiene analysis and monitoring solutions, announced today that it has hired James M. Trainer, CIH as a Client Service Representative. As part of his role, Mr. Trainer’s responsibilities will include answering technical questions for clients on conducting air sampling or placing an order, setting up new accounts and providing technical assistance through live chats on the company’s website.
Wise Safety & Environmental consists of Wise El Santo Co. and its wholly owned subsidiary, Reis Environmental, with operating divisions of Oha Instruments, Zink Safety and Reis Emergency Products & Services.